FITCHBURG -- Doug Petersen, president and CEO of Workers' Credit Union will serve as the 2012-2013 campaign chairman for United Way of North Central Massachusetts.
"Workers' Credit Union has been a very strong supporter of United Way over the years -- financially and with volunteers," said Bob Chauvin, board chairman of United Way of North Central Massachusetts. "With Doug leading our campaign efforts, I know the passion and commitment of wanting to create opportunities for a better life for all in our community will set the tone for a very successful year."
Each year, United Way of North Central Massachusetts conducts over 150 workplace campaigns, which support 35 programs focused on health, education and income initiatives. During the organization's most recent fiscal year, more than 120,000 services were provided to local families in the 19 communities it serves.
Workers' Credit Union, founded in 1914, is headquartered in Fitchburg. With assets of $875 million, the credit union serves over 69,000 members from 14 offices in Acton, Chelmsford, Fitchburg, Gardner, Groton, Lancaster, Leominster, Lunenburg, Orange, Townsend and Workers' Online at workerscu.com.